Minehead Lifeboat Station

Minehead Lifeboat Station

Looking out over the broad expanse of the Bristol Channel, Minehead Lifeboat Station has operated from the same boathouse for over 100 years. Today's station has two inshore lifeboats - a B class Atlantic 85 and a D class.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Minehead Lifeboat Station

5.19pm 30 May 2020
3.12pm 30 May 2020
3.21pm 20 May 2020
3.18pm 4 May 2020
12.45am 15 April 2020
3.41pm 17 March 2020
3.27pm 17 March 2020
11.41pm 6 March 2020
11.41pm 6 March 2020
11.41pm 6 March 2020
11.41pm 6 March 2020
2.20pm 8 February 2020
2.20pm 8 February 2020
9.51pm 16 January 2020
2.55pm 10 December 2019
2.08pm 10 December 2019
2.08pm 10 December 2019
3.56pm 24 November 2019
3.52pm 24 November 2019
7.23pm 15 November 2019

Today's weather

18°C Rain
Min: 12°C Max: 18°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Minehead Lifeboat Station
Quay West
Minehead
Somerset
TA24 5UN

Station phone number

01643 703388

Accessibility

Disabled access

Visiting times

Visitors may view boathouse when shop is open. Crew training Sunday mornings 9:30am (except first Sunday of the month), also first and third Thursday evenings at 7pm.

Visitor contact

Eric Atkins (for school and organised visits)

Visitor contact phone number

07929072299 or 01398323634

Shop hours

Mid March-October 
Daily 10.30am-4.30pm

November-December
Saturday and Sunday
11am - 3pm

26 December to early Jan
Daily 11am-3pm

Two weeks of February Half Term Holidays
Daily 11am-3pm

Shop phone number

01643 706421

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